No injuries occurred in the Patterson street fire on Wednesday morning in the municipality of Campbell’s Bay. According to the municipality, at approximately 12:30am Wednesday morning, the Campbell’s Bay/Litchfield fire department was deployed to the housing unit 5, 7 and 9 on Patterson Street. According to authorities, the rental unit suffered a total loss.
Early investigations by the Sûreté du Québec have indicated that the fire was not a criminal act, though the cause of the fire has yet to be determined by the investigation. A fund for the family living in the one of the units has been set up on social media, more details on this will be available soon.
Note that a water boil advisory has been issued for the municipality Campbell’s Bay and the area of the municipality of Litchfield served by the Campbell’s Bay Water system.
Crédit photos Rémi Bertrand